What Life Is Like on a Playground in Baghdad Today

ABC News' Hamish Macdonald visits a playground in Baghdad where Iraqis try to go about their lives as ISIS advances toward the Iraqi capital.
0:56 | 06/26/14

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According to show you that even -- violence is sweeping Iraq at the mine an ordinary Iraqis seem to be. Just getting on with things where that I can we're on the banks of the river tigris right now the sun is -- -- their children playing on the swings kicking hopefuls be here. The temperature drops around his -- time of day from about a 190 degrees during the day something that is a little more bearable. People are now stocking up -- -- for Ramadan that's about to begin. I suppose this is interesting because even though is John Kerry put it this week Iraq is facing an existential -- The reality fed many ordinary Iraqis is that these is how life has been for some time they deal with violence every day. And they now just getting on with -- punishment told ABC news Baghdad.

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